by / April 17th, 2008 /

Daniel Lanois Irish gigs


Daniel Lanois will play two Irish dates in Dublin and Galway in May and June.

It will feature a live performance with drummer Brian Blade, followed by a screening of the documentary film -Here Is What Is’. The Dublin premiere will take place at the Irish Film Institute on Saturday May 31st and the Galway premiere will take place at the Town Hall Theatre on Sunday June 1st.

Dublin Show:
Tickets from IFI box office: Tel: +353 1 6793477 or book online at – Adm: €35.00.
Doors open 9.30pm, live performance at 9.45pm, followed by documentary screening

Galway Show:
Tickets from theatre box office, Tel: +353 91 569777, book online
Doors open 10pm, live performance 10.30pm, followed by documentary screening.

Lanois’ new album Here Is What Is is out on April 18th, followed by the documentary film Here Is What Is on May 30th on DVD.

The documentary film, Here Is What Is features guest appearances by U2, Willie Nelson, Emmylou Harris, Aaron Neville, Billy Bob Thornton and Sinead O’Connor, has been described as ‘an invitation to experience a year of creation, looking over Daniel Lanois’ shoulder.’